Being Brave

NaBloPoMo Day 16What is the bravest thing you have ever done?I think I got this writing prompt from the November 2012 NaBloPoMo list. Today is 21 months since my dad earned his angel wings. I chose today to use this writing prompt because of the anniversary and because the moment when I felt most brave involves him, mom and my sister....more

Thankful Thursday

NaBloPoMo Day 14 Just a few things I am thankful for this week! :) 1. My Family I don't think there are enough words to express how thankful I am for my mother and sister. As each day passes, I treasure them so much more....more

Wordless Wednesday: Shy Puppy

NaBloPoMo Day 12 There has not been a puppy post in awhile. This was Max sleeping in on Sunday morning....more

Setting Up Four Simple Goals for 2013

NaBloPoMo Day 7 The topic for today is goals! My dear friend Emily from Authentically Emmie did a post on the topic of simple goals earlier this week. I truly enjoyed her post and the objective in setting up these four goals. Click here to read her post and all the details on how you can go about setting your own simple goals for the remainder of this year....more

Moved By Music

NaBloPoMo Day 5 This was Monday's topic from The Daily Post. A song that symbolizes a person, a place, or past relationship. "Wind Beneath My Wings" The words of this song have always made me think of my family. They are that amazing support system everyone should be so lucky to have. In the last year this song has become one that reminds me of my dad....more

New Book I Am Reading

NaBloPoMo Day 4 What book are you reading? Yesterday morning I was having breakfast and browsing my Facebook stream. All week-long I had seen several of my friends post about the release of The 21 Day Sugar Detox book. I won't lie, I was curious about it. A few summers ago I had a brief stint in exploring Paleo....more

Sunday Snapshots

NaBloPoMo Day 3 It is photo day. I am totally "borrowing" this feature from Brooklyn Active Mama! She mentioned it in a post last week and I thought it was an excellent idea. The theme of this photo session was Fall. I think I captured all the great colors on my morning walk....more

Bucket List

NaBloPoMo Day 2 Once again choosing my own topic. :)...more

My First Time!

NaBloPoMO Day 1 For the first post of NaBloPoMo I decided to go with my own topic. I have been meaning to do this "vlog tag of firsts" for some time. Thanks to a little NaBloPoMo motivation, I finally made the time to shoot this video....more